Case study: Listeria Right Now lets health food producer bring testing in-house

After a Listeria incident within its facility, a New Zealand-based food producer was looking for a way to better detect Listeria within its environment.

The company, which produces healthy and convenient plant-based meals, chose Neogen’s Listeria Right Now environmental test as the best solution for its needs. Because it does not require an enrichment step, […]

Case study: Dip manufacturer reduces Listeria positive rates to under 0.5% using Listeria Right Now

Listeria, as one of the most dangerous foodborne pathogens, poses a risk to consumer health as well as a company’s brand. It’s one of the most persistent food safety concerns faced by the food manufacturing industry today. Because of the lethality of this pathogen, many companies hold product until traditional lab tests determine the product […]

Of pets and yogurt: Neogen’s top blog posts of all time

It’s been almost six years since we started this almost-daily blog. This post that you are reading now is the 1,675th to grace the front page of blog.neogen.com. Not a particularly big landmark number, but hey, we’re celebrating it all the same.

We’ve covered a wide range of topics, from the science behind ATP testing […]

Neogen names new CEO

Neogen Corporation announced today the company has named John Adent as chief executive officer, effective immediately. James Herbert, the company’s founder and former CEO, will remain as executive chairman and work closely with Adent in the transition of responsibilities.

“I’m excited to have John accept the leadership position at our company. He has a strong […]

2016 Capstone Crop Report

Welcome to Neogen’s 2016 Capstone Crop Report. Watch the video below for a review of the 2016 crop season, highlighting mycotoxin impact on grain quality. For more information, please visit: foodsafety.neogen.com. To review our Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Reports for the 2016 growing and harvest season, check out Neogen’s YouTube channel.

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Neogen launches Ramik Mole & Gopher for lawns and flower beds

With spring just a few weeks away, Neogen has launched a new rodenticide to help control the damage caused by moles and gophers to lawns and flower beds.

Neogen’s new Ramik® Mole & Gopher rodenticide utilizes 0.005% diphacinone in the proven and effective Ramik green nugget bait form to control moles and gophers in below-ground […]

Donofrio joins Neogen as director of microbiology

Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG) announced today that Dr. Robert Donofrio has joined the company as the director of microbiology, research and development in Neogen’s Lansing, Mich.-based food safety research and development group.

Dr. Donofrio comes to Neogen after a 16-year tenure at NSF International, an Ann Arbor, Mich.-based safety testing and product certification company. Most […]

How and when to collect DNA samples to produce the best genomic test results

As the use of genomics has entered mainstream dairy production, lots of attention has been focused on the science, technology, predictability and economics of genomic testing.

But all the benefits the latest advancements in high-tech dairy genomics have to offer to dairymen rely entirely on a critical, and decidedly low-tech, first step: the collection of […]

Neogen reports 16% increase in net income

Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG) announced today that net income for the second quarter of its 2016 fiscal year, which ended Nov. 30, increased 16% to $9,073,000, or $0.24 per fully diluted share, from $7,806,000, $0.21 per share, in fiscal 2015. Current year-to-date net income was $18,396,000, or $0.49 per share, compared to $16,689,000, or $0.45 […]